Fall Fun on the Rails

One of our favorite ways to view Ohio’s beautiful fall foilage is from a train.  This fall, many of Ohio’s trains are offering fall foliage tours and events, as well as special Halloween train rides. To learn more visit each train’s webiste for details and ticket information. 

ATHENS COUNTY (NE OH)
Hocking Valley Scenic Railway
photo courtesy of the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway

HOCKING VALLEY SCENIC RAILWAY
All rides depart from the Nelsonville Depot, located at 33 W. Canal Street along Business U.S. Route 33 in Nelsonville, Ohio.
740.753.9531 | hvsry.org

FALL FOLIAGE TRAIN RIDE
Experience the beautiful fall colors in Nelsonville, Ohio on the fall foliage train ride! Sit back and relax in the heated train and enjoy the changing colors of the leaves!

NELSONVILLE HALLOWEEN TRAIN
Join us on the Trunk-or-Treat Train! Treats are available and costumes are encouraged! This Halloween train ride is great for all ages, so plan your costume and join us soon!


CUYAHOGA COUNTY ( NE OH)

CUYAHOGA VALLEY SCENIC RAILROAD
Location: Departs Rockside Rd., Independence & Peninsula
cvsr.com

Fall Flyer
Climb aboard the Fall Flyer! The Fall Flyer excursion is the best way to enjoy fall and take in the sweeping views of the changing leaves in Cuyahoga Valley National Park from a one-of-a-kind vantage point.

(Banner photo credit: Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad)


HANCOCK COUNTY (NW OH)

Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation

NORTHWEST OHIO RAILROAD PRESERVATION, INC. 
12505 County Road 99, Findlay, Ohio 45840
419-423-2995 | nworrp.org

Pumpkin Train
SEPT 24 – OCT 23, 2022
Saturdays and Sundays
​1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Halloween Express
SEPT 30 – OCT 29, 2022
​Fridays and Saturdays
​6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Non-scary Halloween train ride for the whole family

Trick-Or-Treat Train​
OCT 22 + 29, 2022
Oct 22: 6:30PM to 9:00 PM
Oct 29: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Oct 29: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM


LORAIN COUNTY (NE OH)

Lorain and West Virginia Railway

LORAIN & WEST VIRGINIA RAILWAY 
Location: 46485 State Route 18, Wellington, Ohio
lwvry.org

Fall Foliage – October 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 1:30 PM
Pumpkin Train – October 9 & 15

 





 


MUSKINGUM COUNTY (CENTRAL OH)

ZANESVILLE & WESTERN SCENIC RAILROAD
Location: 5700 OH-204, Mt Perry, OH 43760
zwsr.org

Hobo Camp and Pumpkin Trains (See website for details.)

 


WARREN COUNTY (SW OH)

LM&M RAILROAD

Photo courtesy of LM&M RAILROAD.

LM&M RAILROAD
Location: Lebanon Mason Monroe Railroad
127 S Mechanic St, Lebanon, OH 45036
lebanonrr.com

Pumpkin Ptch Express
October 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30


WAYNE COUNTY (NE OH)

Orrville Railroad Heritage Society

ORRVILLE RAILROAD HERITAGE SOCIETY 
Time: 10 am – 4pm
Location: Orrville Union Depot
145 Depot Street, Orrville, Ohio 44667
330.683.2426 | orrvillerailroad.com

October 2022 is Pumpkin Hayride Month. Kids get a free small pumpkin!
New! Special Caboose rate of $100 plus online ticketing fees for 10/1, 10/15, 10/22 and 10/29!

 

Wayne County Convention & Visitors Bureau